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Hi, I'm in search for some forged valves for my gf 08 accent because I sort of toasted her stock ones and well just can't find any online.

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I'm pretty sure you're not going to find any forged valves for the 1.6L. It's a crappy engine performance wise (and this is coming from someone whos owns a 1.6L). The engine is not built to handle a lot of abuse. You're best to rebuild it with OEM parts and then don't drive the crap out of it.

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don't worry , i know its a shitty engine, and im not looking for performance , just want good ones that handle the high revs of this crappy engine , if i scrapped the oem ones even before the car reached 100 000km, then buying them again is a waste of money and time :banghead:

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also I rarely do abuse this car , of course I raced maybe 3 or 4 times with it that's all. not even over reving it, but i do regular oil change and use synthec oil 5w-30 on it, so i don't know really if its because to much abuse,defect in them or something else wrong with the engine causing the valve to fuck up?

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There must have been another cause for the failure then (defective part?). There are MANY people who have well over 100K miles on their Accents with no probs. I wouldn't hesitate installing OEM valves.


** what were you "racing" with the Accent? A bicycle? lol.

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Haha, I raced a g5 coupe gt and a cobalt Lt 2 door, 98 civic dx, 05 matrix, all won :P ....the cobalt was the closes one....and maybe my girlfriend was just not lucky with this accent? Anyway need new ones, and hesitating to get oem ones

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Can't race a bicycle, to fast, 21 gears lol

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